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October 20, 2015

Rough translation of a Marathi Modi document

Filed under: Marathi Modi Documents — Yogeshwar Shastri @ 1:30 am

This fragment of an early 19th century document written in Marathi Modi script was posted on Twitter. ( by  @mulamutha and retweeted by @kalchiron).


This is a part of letter written by Baji Rao II’s daughter to him.

Here is the image:


Sample modi doc 1


I have attempted a rough translation using my basic Modi skills.Inputs and corrections welcome.I would appreciate if people who had original scans/photos of Modi documents can send them through.I need them to practise Modi.


Line 1 तीर्थरूप श्रीमत महाराज राजश्री

Line 2 बाबासाहेब वडिलाचे शेवेसी ( सेवेसि)

Line 3 अपत्ये कृदगाबाई ने चरणावारी मस्तक ठेवीले

Line 4 न कृतने कनमरकर वीदना_नो तागायत (पर्यन्त) फाल्गुन

Line 5 व दरन पावीतो व उ(?)कचे आसीवाद करून सुख-

Line 6 रूप असावी शेषय_न_प_ करणे सीमग्याचे


  1. Nice blog. This is a very good blog on English to Marathi dictionary. I would like to thank you for all the information you give. Its really important to choose the best dictionary to learn marathi. So thenks for the information you give.

    Comment by Peter Carter — June 7, 2016 @ 1:13 pm | Reply

  2. Line 4 न कृतनेक नमस्कार विज्ञापनो तागायत (पर्यन्त) फाल्गु
    Line 5 न व छ १४ पावतो वडीलांचे सिर्वादे करून सुख-
    Line 6 रूप असो वीशेषय येथून आज्ञा करणे सीमग्याचे

    Comment by Amit Patwardhan — July 4, 2016 @ 12:45 pm | Reply

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